2.4 miles
Distance
18 ft
Climb
-265 ft
Descent
01:29:05
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Big Creek Lorna Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Big Creek Provincial Park
    Gold Bridge, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Wilderness Trail
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #84488 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #77989 in Trail Running
    • #80163 in Hiking
  • Land Owner

Scenic section of Big Creek trail, with numerous mud holes and bog sections. While these dry up to some degree in the summer, you will put a lot of effort per km on this trail. Grant Creek crossing can be adventurous, and a short hill to Teko Lake provides good views and a fun decent. The air field near the north end was historically used by the Gang Ranch for emergency landings. Today, it offers a cowboy finish (if riding downstream) to a trail that defines wilderness riding, complete with a splashy finish in Big Creek.
As with all BC Parks trails, ride this trail with caution and be ready to dismount for horses and give way to hikers or other riders.

NOTE: At the request of Parks, please do not post times to the leader board for this or any Parks trail. Respect this wish and help ensure the experience of riding in the South Chilcotins will be available for years to come.

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More Stats for Big Creek Lorna mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -248 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,100 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,349 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,349 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,102 ft
  • Grade
    -2%
  • Grade max
    -13%
  • Grade min
    3.8%
  • Distance climb
    1,414 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,168 ft
  • Avg time
    01:29:05
  • Avg reverse time
    01:08:33
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      Big Creek Lorna Trail Reports

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      Aug 8, 2023 @ 9:17am
      Aug 8, 2023
      Trail cleared of winter deadfall by Tyax Adventure crew on July 11th. Remember to respect park closures due to wildfire risks. Stay safe out...
      Jul 15, 2022 @ 10:31am
      Jul 15, 2022
      Trail from Lorna Lake dock to Graveyard Creek Trail junction was cleared by Tyax Adventures during the week of July 10. Deadfall has been removed...
      Jul 27, 2021 @ 5:58pm
      Jul 27, 2021
      Very muddy and beat up
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 10:24pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      Deep mud and wet boggy sections of trail that went for a long, long time. We gave up and turned around partway through and went back and took...
      Jun 29, 2021 @ 10:17pm
      Jun 29, 2021
      Trail was cleared of all winter deadfall as of June 15th. Stay safe, keep your head up, and have fun. Tyax Adventures Crew.
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